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Things To Do In Krabi Thailand: Tiger Cave Temple

The secret of adventure, then, is not to carefully seek it out but to travel in such a way that it finds you. To do this, you first need to overcome the protective habits of home and open yourself up to unpredictability. Rolf Potts, Vagabonding: An Uncommon Guide to the Art of Long-Term World Travel Arriving at Tiger Cave Temple – Krabi Tiger Cave Temple is known locally as Wat Tham Seua to Thai people…

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Kopi Luwak - Bali - AlamSari

Cat Poop Coffee – World’s Most Expensive Coffee!

Kopi Luwak – World’s Most Expensive Coffee Yes, it’s true, and before you begin to moan and gag, think for a moment, about what you might be missing, especially if you are a true coffee lover.  Well, there must be a reason why people would pay a lot of money for coffee that is apparently extracted from the feces of the civet, a mammal common to many parts of Southeastern Asia. It sounds totally gross,…

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The Dawn of Happiness – Sukhothai Historical Park

Happiness is something that comes into our lives through doors we don’t even remember leaving open.
-Rose Lane
Instead of flying down to Phuket, from Chiang Mai, I took the scenic route by land and stopped in Sukhothai which I actually didn’t really know much about at the time. I remembered seeing a picture of the ancient ruins…

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Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary

Sacred Monkey Forest Sanctuary – Ubud

Traveling is a brutality. It forces you to trust strangers and to lose sight of all that familiar comfort of home and friends. You are constantly off balance. Nothing is yours except the essential things – air, sleep, dreams, the sea, the sky – all things tending towards the eternal or what we imagine of it. – Cesare Pavese Bukit to Batik to Ubud and Monkey Forest Sanctuary After the Christmas and New Years holidays…

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Charm of Doi Luang - Chiang Dao

The Most Beautiful Coffee Shop in Chiang Dao.

– Sa Nae Doi Luang – Charm of Big Mountain – Chiang Dao – On my way to Chiang Dao, I passed this coffee shop/restaurant and ordered probably the best tasting Watermelon shake I had in Thailand. Every fruit shake I ordered was great anywhere I went, but they definitely added something to this that made it even better or maybe I was just thirsty.  Either way it was delicious. On the road to Chiang…

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Wat Tham Pha Plong - Chiang Dao

Temple Run – Chiang Dao – Wat Tham Pha Plong

Travel does what good novelists also do to the life of everyday, placing it like a picture in a frame or a gem in its setting, so that the intrinsic qualities are made more clear. Travel does this with the very stuff that everyday life is made of, giving to it the sharp contour and meaning of art. – Freya Stark – Wat Tham Pha Plong –  My trip to Chiang Dao included a peaceful…

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Surfing Boston Bay Jamaica

Surfing soothes me, it’s always been a kind of Zen experience for me. The ocean is so magnificent, peaceful, and awesome. The rest of the world disappears for me when I’m on a wave. Paul Walker Surfing Boston Bay Boston Bay is known as one of Jamaica’s most popular surfing beaches and attracts surfers from all over the world.  The local “surfas” are some of the coolest and friendliest locals you will ever meet.  Unlike…

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